Australia and ADB share common objectives and interests which provide a basis for strong and lasting collaboration for development, explains Vice-President Stephen Groff.
Widely accepted definitions and standards of greenness will help green bond markets grow and become more accurately priced.
Digital platforms and e-commerce can raise productivity, employment, and wages in the services sector.
Trade services are a viable alternative to keep low-skilled workers out of poverty in middle-income countries.
The region's strong fundamentals limit the risk of foreign exchange volatility.
Asian economies generally meet the conditions for a demography-driven middle-income trap, especially in East and Southeast Asia.
Emerging economies should take careful stock of their economic fundamentals, and intensify efforts to improve their current account and fiscal soundness.
Even if someday robots are able to do most jobs, the decision to deploy machines will still rest with humans.
Developing Asia has much to gain from leveraging the talent and experience of its older demographic.
Over four episodes, our experts discuss the impact of automation on industries and jobs in the region